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State of Emergency: Drinking water running out in Marion

MARION, Ky. — The western Kentucky town of Marion is running out of water. Marion is under a State of Emergency because of a water shortage. Marion’s water source, Lake George, was drained after a levee break. Residents of Marion have been ordered to halt all “nonessential” water...
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4th of July fireworks in Marion

Fireworks postponed in Murray, Ky. The fireworks display in Murray, Ky. was postponed due to dry weather conditions. Suspect wanted in armed robbery at Cape Girardeau pizza restaurant. Updated: 10 hours ago. |. Police are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery at Marco's Pizza. Gordonville firefighters respond to...
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Paducah's July 4th celebration

Brianna Clark speaks with Susie Davidson from Paducah Parks and Recreation about Paducah's Independence Day events! There will be live music, food trucks, and of course: fireworks!

Marion businesses cope with water crisis

Locals band together to conserve water amid water crisis. Every gallon counts in Marion, Kentucky. For local businesses, water conservation is difficult, especially when it's the crux of their industry.

Marion Water Distribution Schedule Different This Week Following July 4

Due to the July 4 holiday, some changes must be made to this week’s water distribution schedule at the Old National Guard Armory on 131 Rochester Avenue in Marion. For those with last names A-through-I, they can visit Tuesday from 9 AM-Noon and 2-6 PM. Wednesday is a delivery...

No bottled water distribution today in Marion

There will be no distribution of bottled water today in Marion. City officials are using the holiday as an opportunity for volunteers to get a day off as well. Water will be available for pickup again on Tuesday at the old armory for Marion residents whose last name starts with A through I. Please show your drivers license to be able to pick up from 9-noon and 2-6 pm.
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Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest of a Wanted Paducah Man

Cade Flatt Named Kentucky Gatorade Track & Field POY. June 30, 2022 Fugitive Arrested in Symsonia area of Graves County. Kentucky Barkley Lakes Board of Realtors presents check to Kentucky Dream Center. UPDATE: WANTED Gunman: He engaged in a shootout with Kentucky State Police. A man was arrested Monday morning,...

Mug Monday: Honoring veterans through Project Diehard

PADUCAH, KY — It's Independence Day, and WPSD is kicking off a brand new segment called Mug Monday!. Each Monday, Mike and Jennifer will be drinking their morning coffee out of mugs that showcase local organizations and non-profits. In honor of Independence day, our very first Mug Monday will...

Bottled water distribution schedule changed in Marion, Ky.

MARION, Ky. (KFVS) - The bottled water pickup schedule in Marion, Kentucky has been changed because of the the Fourth of July holiday. According to the City of Marion, the change has been made to give volunteers a break over the holiday. Water distribution is also being switched to a...

Calvert company honors veterans with dinner and donation

CC Metals and Alloys kicked off the Independence Day Weekend with a dinner in honor area veterans. The dinner on Friday was held at Kentucky Lake VFW Post 1084 in Benton. According to CCMA, nearly 100 veterans attended. At the dinner, CCMA Plant Manager Chris Cobb presented a donation of...

Paducah man arrested for drugs after trying to flee traffic stop

A Paducah man was arrested on drug charges, Friday night, after allegedly trying flee a traffic stop. Deputies with the McCracken County Sheriff's Office stopped a vehicle at Benton and Houser Roads. The vehicle was driven by 27-year-old Joeshawn K. Starks of Paducah. During the stop, deputies allegedly discovered a...

Sunrise Spotlight – James Webb Telescope Watch Party

On today’s edition of Sunrise Spotlight brought to you by German American Bank, we sit down Chris Chandler live in studio to get the details on a James Webb Telescope watch party at the Hardin Planetarium. For more information, click here.

Marion, KY water crisis continues

MARION, Ky. (KBSI) – Volunteers passed out gallons of water to families in Marion, Kentucky who need it for drinking and cooking purposes at the old National Guard Armory Friday. “Basically people are coming around they’re getting water from the national guard, we’re here, we’re taking they’re names and...

Changes made to water distribution schedule in Marion

MARION, Ky. (WEHT) – Changes have been made to Marion’s water distribution schedule. To pick up water, you must show an ID. Officials ask that this water be used for cooking and drinking. If you need to make special arrangements due to health or transportation issues, call 270-965-2266. Location: 131 Rochester Ave. (Old National Guard […]

Families fight water crisis

Families in Marion, Kentucky, install water tanks to make do during water crisis. Weekend rain brought Marion, Kentucky, less than an inch of rain, which wasn't nearly what city leaders were hoping for. They say the city has about five days of water left, and a boil water order could come at any time.

Two Injured In Cadiz Wreck

A wreck on Main Street in Cadiz sent two men to the hospital Monday night. Cadiz Police say just after 8 pm a van was eastbound on Main Street when it collided with an SUV that was northbound on South Road. The driver and passenger in the SUV were taken...